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Lord Chesterfield"s Characters.

Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield

Lord Chesterfield"s Characters.

by Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield

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Published by Peter Davies in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesChesterf. characters.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesLittle books
    ContributionsLibrary of Leonard and Virginia Woolf.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 85 p. ;
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16736248M

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      Influenced by his own neglect as a child, Lord Chesterfield began to write the letters to Philip, his illegitimate son by a Dutch governess, when the boy was only five years old. When Philip turned twenty-five, Lord Chesterfield’s godson (another Philip) was born. Lord Chesterfield continued to send advice to this boy as well. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Oxford World's Classics Ser.: Lord Chesterfield's Letters by Lord Chesterfield (, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. Find Letters, Sentences and Maxims by Chesterfield, Lord at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. COVID Update. Aug Biblio is open and shipping orders. Read more here.   The first set of an extraordinary collection of 10 sets of personal letters written by Lord Chesterfield to his illegitimate son, young Philip Stanhope, then living abroad with his tutor to further his education. His Lordship, later secretary of state, hoped that his son would follow in his footsteps and took endless pains to instruct him on the essential and finer behavioral.


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Letters, Sentences and Maxims by Lord Chesterfield. This book is a reproduction of the original book published in and may have some imperfections such as marks or hand-written notes.

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